Divins Family History

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Divins Name Meaning

Scottish: probably a variant of Irish Diven, itself a variant of Devine.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press

Similar surnames: Devins, Divine, Divens, Divin, Devens, Givans, Divan, Devin, Givins

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Divins Family Origin

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Divins Family Occupations

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In 1940, Laborer was the top reported job for people in the US named Divins. 35% of Divins men worked as a Laborer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Miner
  • Farmer
  • Fruit Grower

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Divins Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Divins. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Divins census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 133 immigration records available for the last name Divins. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 342 military records available for the last name Divins. For the veterans among your Divins ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Divins Life Expectancy

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Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Divins life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1980, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Divins in 1958 was 49, and 75 in 2004.

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